The table below looks at the statistics for PABX skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited PABX over the 3 months to 28 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Private Automatic Branch Exchange
Rank 589 578 573
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -5
Contract jobs citing PABX 36 33 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.072% 0.066% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.46% 0.44% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 21 6
Median daily rate £300 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £283 £131
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £480 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £400 £160
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +150.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 4
Median hourly rate £12.50 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -3.12%
PABX
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7814 7525 6422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 15.61% 15.01% 13.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4812 4262 3548
Median daily rate £400 £350 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £340 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.35% +0.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 324 430 370
Median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +31.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.38 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £43.00 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.00 £26.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +44.44%

PABX
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing PABX as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

PABX Jobs Demand Trend in England

PABX
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing PABX across the England region.

PABX Daily Rate Trend in England

PABX
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing PABX across the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016.

PABX Daily Rate Histogram in England

PABX
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing PABX across the England region.

PABX Hourly Rate Trend in England

PABX
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing PABX within the England region over the 3 months to 28 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West +2 11 £300 -
West Midlands -6 7 £143 -64.37%
South East +1 4 £425 +2.90%
London -19 4 £400 +41.59%
North West - 3 £575 -
Yorkshire +12 1 - -
East of England +2 1 £415 -3.48%
East Midlands - 1 - -
PABX
UK

PABX
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing PABX also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for PABX.

1 26 (53.06%) Telecoms
2 24 (48.98%) LAN
2 24 (48.98%) VoIP
3 21 (42.86%) WAN
4 18 (36.73%) TCP/IP
5 14 (28.57%) ITIL
6 13 (26.53%) Handset
6 13 (26.53%) IVR
7 12 (24.49%) Unified Communications
8 11 (22.45%) PBX
9 10 (20.41%) Cisco
9 10 (20.41%) Siemens
10 9 (18.37%) Firewall
11 8 (16.33%) Wi-Fi
11 8 (16.33%) Skype for Business
12 7 (14.29%) OpenScape
12 7 (14.29%) Finance
13 6 (12.24%) Project Management
13 6 (12.24%) Nortel
13 6 (12.24%) Avaya
13 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
13 6 (12.24%) Migration
13 6 (12.24%) Toshiba
13 6 (12.24%) Panasonic
13 6 (12.24%) NEC
13 6 (12.24%) Skype
14 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
14 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
14 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
14 5 (10.20%) SAN

PABX
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (16.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.04%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.12%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (48.98%) LAN
1 24 (48.98%) VoIP
2 21 (42.86%) WAN
3 18 (36.73%) TCP/IP
4 12 (24.49%) Unified Communications
5 11 (22.45%) PBX
6 9 (18.37%) Firewall
7 8 (16.33%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (14.29%) OpenScape
9 6 (12.24%) Skype
10 5 (10.20%) SAN
11 4 (8.16%) DHCP
11 4 (8.16%) DNS
11 4 (8.16%) Ethernet
11 4 (8.16%) MPLS
12 3 (6.12%) 4G
12 3 (6.12%) Internet
12 3 (6.12%) ISDN
12 3 (6.12%) Wireless
12 3 (6.12%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.08%) GIS
1 2 (4.08%) OLTP
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 26 (53.06%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (2.04%) Back Office
3 1 (2.04%) German Language
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Support Engineer
1 12 (24.49%) Telecoms Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Voice Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) Voice Support Engineer
4 7 (14.29%) Analyst
5 6 (12.24%) Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Support Technician
5 6 (12.24%) Voice Support Technician
6 5 (10.20%) Network Analyst
6 5 (10.20%) PABX Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) PBX Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) Project Manager
7 4 (8.16%) Communications Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Telecoms Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (6.12%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Technician
8 3 (6.12%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Field Engineer
8 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) Middleware
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.53%) Handset
1 13 (26.53%) IVR
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.12%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.08%) BYOD
4 2 (4.08%) PMI
5 1 (2.04%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.12%) Windows
2 2 (4.08%) Android
2 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (28.57%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Migration
2 6 (12.24%) PRINCE2
2 6 (12.24%) Project Management
3 5 (10.20%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (8.16%) Change Management
5 3 (6.12%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.08%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.08%) B2B
6 2 (4.08%) CRM
6 2 (4.08%) DevOps
6 2 (4.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.08%) Service Design
6 2 (4.08%) Supplier Management
6 2 (4.08%) Time Management
6 2 (4.08%) TOGAF
6 2 (4.08%) Use Case
7 1 (2.04%) Contingency Planning
7 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.04%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) CCNA
1 3 (6.12%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (4.08%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (2.04%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.04%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (2.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.04%) vSphere
1 1 (2.04%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) Cisco
1 10 (20.41%) Siemens
2 6 (12.24%) Avaya
2 6 (12.24%) NEC
2 6 (12.24%) Nortel
2 6 (12.24%) Panasonic
2 6 (12.24%) Toshiba
3 5 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 4 (8.16%) BT
5 3 (6.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
6 2 (4.08%) Ciena
6 2 (4.08%) Etrali
6 2 (4.08%) Huawei
6 2 (4.08%) Juniper
6 2 (4.08%) Mitel
6 2 (4.08%) Palo Alto
6 2 (4.08%) VMware
7 1 (2.04%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.04%) Polycom